Fellowship / research funding
raduate Tuition Fellowship
The Graduate Tuition Fellowship (GTF) is a competitive award program administered by the Graduate School that covers the cost of in-state tuition and mandatory fees for qualified Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA), and Masters of Fine Arts (MFA) students. Selections for these fellowships are made by each respective college.
Covers the cost of in-state tuition and mandatory fees for full-time enrollment of nine (9) credit hours per term (fall and spring); some amounts may vary by college/department, click the corresponding link below for more information on your college's GTF policies. This award is non-refundable and will be adjusted if the scholarship amount exceeds the actual cost of a student's in-state tuition and mandatory fees.
All domestic students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Possess an undergraduate degree or its equivalent and be admitted to a Ph.D., DMA, or MFA degree program.
Maintain full-time enrollment (enroll and complete a minimum of nine (9) credit hours during an academic term (fall and spring)).
Minimum academic standing requirements:
Begin doctoral program with a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0.
Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.
Demonstrate satisfactory progress in course work, and timely progress in completing the degree requirements as defined by the enrolling graduate program. Note: Degree requirements include both course work and thesis/dissertation.
Click the corresponding link below for more information on your college's GTF policies.
Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts
C.T. Bauer College of Business
College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
College of Education
Cullen College of Engineering
Hilton College of Hotel & Restaurant Management
College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics
College of Optometry
College of Pharmacy GTF Policy
Graduate College of Social Work
Graduate School Fund
Houston Endowment and Presidential Fellowship
Graduate School Stella L. Ehrhardt Scholarship
Graduate School Research Incentive Cullen Fund
Cullen Fellowship Travel Grant
Stella L. Ehrhardt Graduate Research and Scholarship Project (GRaSP) Award